Allied Warships

HMS MMS 290 (J 790)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 790 
Built byFrank Curtis (Totnes, England, U.K.) 
Ordered21 Aug 1942 
Laid down 
Launched24 Mar 1943 
Commissioned7 Aug 1943 
End service 

Sold on 22 February 1955


Commands listed for HMS MMS 290 (J 790)

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1T/Lt. Eric Lowrie Sutherland Duncan, RNVR19 Jul 1943mid 1945

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